The crew and passengers of the Thomas Jefferson helped rescue more than 50 US Airways passengers stranded in the icy Hudson River after Thursday's plane crash.
"They were cheering when we pulled up," said Capt. Vince Lombardi. more »
The sole quotation cited in President Bush’s 13-minute final address to the nation last night was from Thomas Jefferson’s 1816 letter to John Adams in which he wrote, “I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.”
Guest commentary...all men are created equal... —Declaration of Independence, 1776
This phrase has been the idea more than the American reality, but it has inspired generations to help create a more perfect union. more »